About Us

We are often asked about the history of CITC Nepal and our plans for the future. This document gives an overview of Classrooms In The Clouds and helps describe where and how we operate. 

Meet the team

Mike Hagen - Chair of Trustees

Mike Hagen Chair of Trustees Chair of Trustees, first discovered Nepal, its people and

Dawa Geljen Sherpa

Dawa Geljen Sherpa Founder of CITCNepal Dawa Geljen Sherpa Founder of CITCNepal. Click

Ron Middleton - Treasurer/Trustee

Ron Middleton - Treasurer/Trustee Ron is a Chartered Accountant and was appointed Honorary Treasurer

Mark Cashin - Trustee

Mark Cashin - Trustee  Trustee, Chief Fire Office for Cheshire Fire and Rescue, UK,

Lawrie McLaren - Trustee

Mark Cashin - Trustee  Trustee, joined the CITCNepal team of trustees in May 2015.

Sarah Hagen - Secretary & Trustee

Sarah Hagen Secretary and Trustee  Trustee/Secretary joined CITCNepal in 2010 following a trek to

Ang Gombu Sherpa - Treasurer of CITC NGO in Nepal

Ang Gombu Sherpa Programme Director Treasurer of CITC NGO in Nepal and Co-Founder of

Samden Sherpa - Education Development Officer

Samden Sherpa Education Development Officer CITC Education Development Manager supports the professional development of the

Sonam Sherpa - CITCNepal Engineer

Sonam Sherpa CITCNepal Engineer  Sonam, CITCNepal Engineer's, designed and managed the installation of a

Mingma Chhamji Sherpa

Mingma Chhamji Sherpa Worked as a sponsored CITCNepal teacher for 7 years at

Kate Roberts - Communications Officer

Kate Roberts  Communications Officer Joined CITCNepal Team in March 2017 and works alongside Sarah Hagen

NGO Committee Members

NGO Committee Members   Dawa Geljen Sherpa - President (Founder of Adventure Thamserku) Pasang Geljen Sherpa

Mani Kumar Rai - Educational Support Worker

Mani Kumar RaiEducational Support Worker  Mani was appointed Sponsored CITC Teacher in 2012 at

Karmayangji Sherpa - Finance Officer

Karmayangji SherpaFinance Officer  Appointed in 2017, Karmayangji previously worked for 3 years at ECO

Founding Members

Founding Members  In May 2005, a group of 8 people trekked together to Everest

Tom Fakler - Professional Photographer

Tom Fakler - Professional Photographer  CITCNepal is honoured to have the support of critically